One of the devs behind Windows / Windows Phone version of VLC app has teased a new feature coming with next update. It seems a mini-player mode will arrive to Windows 10 with the upcoming update. Check the Vine demoing the new feature in action below.
Here is the tweet form dev.
We have a little extra feature in the upcoming VLC update #miniplayermode #wpdev #windows10 https://t.co/1s42hD85p6
— Thomas Nigro (@ThomasNigro) August 4, 2015